U.S. Futsal Drops 2-0 Decision to Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (Aug. 27, 2014) – The U.S. Futsal National Team played a much tighter match against Argentina in its second game in two days, but fell 2-0 at Villa la Nata Sporting Club.

Head coach Keith Tozer went with the same starting lineup as the 6-0 loss to Argentina the day before. U.S. goalkeeper Danny Waltman had 20 saves, allowing one goal in the sixth minute and another in the 38th minute.

- U.S. Futsal National Team Match Report -

Match: U.S. Futsal Men’s National Team vs. Argentina
Date: Aug. 27, 2014
Competition: International Friendly
Venue: Villa la Ñata Sporting Club, Benavidez, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Kickoff: 8:30 p.m. ART

Scoring Summary: 1 2 F
ARG                        1 1 2
USA                        0 0 0

ARG     6th minute
ARG     38

Lineups:
USA: 12-Danny Waltman; 3-Philip Suprise, 5-Kraig Chiles, 10-Lucas Roque, 14-Patrick Healey
Subs: 4-Bryan Perez, 6-James Murphy, 8-John Leisman, 16-Nic Jaimes, 18-John Sosa, 19-Leo Gibson, 20-Nelson Santana, 24-Brian Harris
Subs Not Used: 1-Jeffrey Richey
Head Coach: Keith Tozer

ARG: 2-Damián Stazzone, 7-Leandro Cuzzolino, 9-Daniel Scioli, 10-Eduardo Maldonado, 12-Brian Steccato
Subs: 3-Claudio Ruiz, 4-Matías Edelstein, 5-Noé Pérez Leiva, 6-Matías Kruger, 8-Ignacio Cozzi, 11-Lucas Chianeli, 13-Gonzalo Abdala
Subs Not Used: 1-Matías Quevedo, 21-Javier Corvatta
Head Coach: Diego Giustozzi

Stats Summary: USA / ARG
Shots: 25 / 45
Shots on Goal: 10 / 22
Saves: 20 / 10
Corner Kicks: 10 / 8
Fouls: 7 / 4

Misconduct Summary:
None

Officials:
Head Referee: Darío Santamaría
Assistant Referee: Marcelo Bais
Time Keeper: Leandro Lorenzo